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Mecklenburg Chapter Statement on Charlotte Trans Murders

STATEMENT ON THE MURDER OF A SECOND BLACK TRANS WOMAN IN APRILRenewed Calls for Local Leaders To Take Action Earlier today, April 15th, Charlotte-Mecklenburg Police Department announced the alleged murder of a Black Trans Woman in her hotel room. This … Continue reading

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Public Statement on HB 514

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASEApril 8, 2021Contact: Kate Frauenfelder, kate@ncdp.org  NC GOP’s Latest Anti-Trans Bill Continues “Loathsome War” On Transgender Youth Editorials Scathe NCGA Republicans: “Anyone who wants to stuff children in rigid boxes in the name of gender conformity has no business … Continue reading

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2 More Anti-LGBTQ+ Bills Introduced

Two additional anti-LGBTQ+ bills were introduced by Republicans in the General Assembly on Monday. SB 514 “Youth Health Protection Act” would prohibit transgender people under the age of 21 from receiving any trans-affirming care and penalize medical professionals who provide … Continue reading

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Transgender Day of Visibility 2021

We know that #TransRightsAreHumanRights and stand in solidarity with our Trans, Non-binary, and Genderfluid siblings against hate and oppression.

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4 Equality Bills introduced to NCGA

North Carolina Democrats stand strong with our LGBTQ+ community! We will continue the fight for equality in the #NCGA & in our communities until we end discrimination. Check out these bills introduced today – then call your legislators & urge them to support … Continue reading

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NCDP Chair, Transgender Caucus & LGBTQ+ Democrats Of NC Condemn House Bill 358

On the anniversary of HB2, Republicans in the North Carolina State House introduced House Bill 358, which targets transgender youth and seeks to ban transgender youth from participating in sports teams and athletics. NCDP Chair Bobbie Richardson, NCDP Transgender Political Caucus President Angela Bridgman, and LGBTQ+ Democrats of … Continue reading

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Biden issues LGBTQ Nondiscrimination Executive Order

Among the first 17 Executive Orders issued by President Joe Biden shortly after inauguration was one which seeks to prevent and combat discrimination based on gender identity and sexual orientation. Click the image below to view the entire order. Learn … Continue reading

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What a week! Decisions and Events

Gosh,  a lot has happened over the last week! Hopefully, you’ve all seen the Joint Statements we issued this last week and this week and other important happenings that were posted on our social media and on the NCDP website, however … Continue reading

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Statement on Police Brutality

On June 4th, the LGBTQ Democrats of North Carolina along with its associated county chapters released a statement in response to the tactics used by police forces in some cities across the state dealing with recent protests. Downloadable PDF of … Continue reading

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Virtual Town Hall 5/5/20

REGISTER HERE Current Speakers: Kendra Johnson, Executive Director, Equality NC Allison Scott, Director of Policy and Programs, Campaign for Southern Equality Bishop Tonyia Rawls, Founder and Executive Director, Freedom Center for Social Justice Jillian Johnson, Durham Mayor Pro tempore Ames … Continue reading

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